Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Alpha is hosting a roundtable discussion in Chicago led by Ecommerce & Digital Leader, Jennifer Carr-Smith. Carr-Smith is a seasoned operating executive formerly with Groupon as GM, SVP of North America and led critical growth and transformation at Peapod as CEO/President. Jennifer will be leading a discussion for 20 executives in the Chicago area on hiring and scaling teams at different stages in a company lifespan. The roundtable will be a collaborative discussion covering common pain-points such as how to tackle the first three hires, effective hiring strategies for when your company crosses 50 employees, hiring your next senior executive, and how and when to transition out of the CEO role.
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